On Stockhead today, iron ore leads commodities super cycle, Tolga and Gerry’s ‘game-changer’ hunt, and thermal coal heats up.

But first…
 

The week ahead

On the local data front, there’s a couple of monthly economic report cards in the form of NAB’s business survey (Tuesday) and the Westpac consumer sentiment index (Wednesday).

Globally, keep an eye out for US inflation data for January on Wednesday night (Australian time), with US Fed chair Jerome Powell also scheduled to speak that night at the Economic Club of New York.

TRADING HALTS

The following companies are in trading halts and are expected to exit over the next two trading days:

Monday: 

PolarX (ASX:PXX) – capital raising
Macarthur Minerals (ASX:MIO) – project announcement
Magnis Energy Technologies (ASX:MNS) – funding agreement
Argosy Minerals (ASX:AGY) – capital raising
Jatcorp (ASX:JAT) – supply contract
First Au (ASX:FAU) – capital raising
Amani Gold (ASX:ANL) – capital raising

Tuesday: 

Comet Resources (ASX:CRL) – project financing
Cann Group (ASX:CAN) – investigation
Little Green Pharma (ASX:LGP) – capital raising
Jadar Resources (ASX:JDR) – acquisition
Metals X (ASX:MLX) – sale of copper assets
Lindian Resources (ASX:LIN) – MOU
MSM Corporation (ASX:MSM) – proposed transaction

 

MARKETS

Gold: $US1,814.36 ($2,367.25) (+1.23%)

Silver: $US26.92 ($35.12) (+2.39%)

Oil (WTI): $US57.06 (+1.49%)

Oil (Brent): $US59.59 (+1.27%)

Coal: $US81.50 (+3.56%)

Iron 62pc Fe: $US153.90 (-0.92%)

AUD/USD: $US0.7662 (-0.16%)

Bitcoin: $US38,009.95 (-5.49%)
 

What got you talking last week

There was plenty of interest in our latest look at the huge ETF market (this time focused on China), as well as investing opportunities in batteries — whether that’s battery recycling, or the ASX stocks that are well-placed to meet stricter clean energy regulations in the European market.

While we’re at it, best place to catch up on the week that was is here, with Kick Back.

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Last week’s winners

Stocks highlighted in yellow made market moving announcements

CODE NAME PRICE 1 WEEK CHANGE % MARKET CAP
RNT Rent.Com.Au Limited 0.195 364 $ 54,824,676.32
EMP Emperor Energy Ltd 0.067 139 $ 6,738,861.46
ONE Oneview Healthcare 0.1 133 $ 47,101,547.52
ZGL Zicom Group Limited 0.135 129 $ 28,228,301.40
UUV UUV Aquabotix Ltd 0.004 100 $ 7,165,124.43
GLV Global Oil & Gas 0.027 93 $ 26,376,868.21
ANX Anax Metals Ltd 0.091 86 $ 13,169,702.02
FRX Flexiroam Limited 0.042 75 $ 18,523,940.11
CAF Centrepoint Alliance 0.37 68 $ 50,499,039.15
ADO Anteotech Ltd 0.175 67 $ 299,223,472.16
KIS King Island 0.23 64 $ 74,488,985.13
GGE Grand Gulf Energy 0.016 60 $ 5,372,492.69
XST Xstate Resources 0.011 57 $ 23,920,461.30
CLZ Classic Min Ltd 0.0015 50 $ 17,034,968.31
PBX Pacific Bauxite Ltd 0.003 50 $ 1,189,842.10
BAS Bass Oil Ltd 0.0015 50 $ 5,013,210.14
ECT Env Clean Tech Ltd. 0.0015 50 $ 9,601,032.79
CD3 Cd Private Equityiii 1.27 50 $ 91,115,951.30
BEM Blackearth Minerals 0.09 48 $ 13,838,132.44
LGP Little Green Pharma 0.935 47 $ 77,223,545.25
CE1 Calima Energy 0.01 43 $ 22,071,241.12
PXX Polarx Limited 0.047 42 $ 25,468,308.02
WOO Wooboard Tech Ltd 0.0035 40 $ 7,143,200.52
MHI Merchant House 0.056 40 $ 5,278,923.78
RFR Rafaella Resources 0.1 37 $ 11,767,312.53
BNO Bionomics Limited 0.205 37 $ 124,992,083.50
RZI Raiz Invest Limited 1.68 37 $ 127,050,277.62
AMO Ambertech Limited 0.265 36 $ 17,966,923.83
MIO Macarthur Minerals 0.67 34 $ 90,441,265.21
FGL Frugl Group Limited 0.067 34 $ 11,772,000.00
FSG Field Solu Hldgs Ltd 0.071 34 $ 40,030,448.48
ALT Analytica Limited 0.004 33 $ 14,078,449.33
ACW Actinogen Medical 0.028 33 $ 30,466,530.55
AVE Avecho Biotech Ltd 0.028 33 $ 43,170,156.36
TIA Tian An Aust Limited 0.325 33 $ 28,147,869.75
PKD Parkd Ltd 0.038 31 $ 2,555,100.00
NES Nelson Resources. 0.11 31 $ 15,887,608.88
CII CI Resources Limited 1.15 31 $ 120,204,351.28

 

Last week’s losers

CODE COMPANY PRICE 1 WEEK RETURN % MARKET CAP
IQ3 Iq3Corp Limited 0.15 -50 $ 15,588,750.15
QXR Qx Resources Limited 0.016 -43 $ 9,073,959.47
BTR Brightstar Resources 0.037 -35 $ 16,994,279.80
KGD Kula Gold Limited 0.039 -35 $ 6,232,225.28
KPE Kina Petroleum Corp 0.115 -34 $ 1,460,156.73
ANL Amani Gold Ltd 0.001 -33 $ 9,386,996.75
AYM Australia United Min 0.01 -33 $ 20,268,352.34
TOM Tomizone Limited 0.002 -33 $ 850,401.35
AUQ Alara Resources Ltd 0.013 -32 $ 8,712,051.10
BPH BPH Energy Ltd 0.165 -31 $ 112,556,350.55
MRD Mount Ridley Mines 0.0035 -30 $ 11,641,872.97
BUY Bounty Oil & Gas NL 0.033 -30 $ 42,759,638.30
ASN Anson Resources Ltd 0.09 -28 $ 78,646,272.50
LPE Locality Planning 0.225 -26 $ 13,834,641.92
SRY Story-I Limited 0.017 -26 $ 6,288,585.41
JDR Jadar Resources 0.035 -26 $ 24,796,942.52
FGO Fargo Enterprises 0.003 -25 $ 3,557,270.11
PCH Property Connect 0.0015 -25 $ 1,028,795.21
SOR Strategic Elements 0.555 -24 $ 204,325,141.14
CCA Change Financial Ltd 0.095 -24 $ 39,872,707.38
PTX Prescient Ltd 0.099 -24 $ 64,055,301.00
MRQ Mrg Metals Limited 0.013 -24 $ 18,488,038.54
PWN Parkway Minls NL 0.017 -23 $ 30,412,063.73
HNR Hannans Ltd 0.007 -22 $ 16,519,840.34
RNX Renegade Exploration 0.007 -22 $ 6,038,386.47
MYL Myanmar Metals 0.07 -22 $ 133,077,672.00
SYA Sayona Mining Ltd 0.039 -22 $ 138,318,193.83
ATC Altech Chem Ltd 0.054 -22 $ 68,183,553.05
CM8 Crowd Media Limited 0.036 -22 $ 21,868,075.16
LSR Lodestar Minerals 0.011 -21 $ 10,040,311.25
OAR OAR Resources Ltd 0.022 -21 $ 34,000,309.25
KNM Kneomedia Limited 0.016 -21 $ 15,811,946.56
AME Alto Metals Limited 0.077 -21 $ 33,577,537.60
IQ3 Iq3Corp Limited 0.15 -50 $ 15,588,750.15